Hassan Sheikh Mohamud
During the phone call, Sisi also stressed Egypt’s readiness to continue its support to Somalia to build and consolidate state institutions, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.
Sisi said he discussed with Mohamud the GERD issue, affirming that they highlighted the danger of unilateral policies when implementing projects on transboundary rivers.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi will receive on Monday his Somali counterpart, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, in presidential Al-Ittihadiya Palace in Cairo.
Receiving Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Thursday, President Mohamud hailed Egypt’s role in supporting Somalia since it gained its independence since 1960.
Egypt welcomed on Wednesday the successful organization of Somali elections that ended up by declaring Hassan Sheikh Mohamud as the new president of the country.